|PsycINFO Basic Tutorial (EBSCOhost 2.0) - William Badke|
A brief demonstration of the search features in the PsycINFO databse (EBSCOhost 2.0 version). Tutorial covers use of the basic search feature to perform a keyword search, and then use of the search limit menus (e.g. Subject Major Heading) to gain precision among search results. The tutorial also discusses modes of access, use of the folder, and citation tools. Originally created by William Badke (Trinity Western University) on May 28, 2012 using Adobe Captivate...
Keywords: information literacy psychology academic research library database tutorial PsycINFO EBSCOhost
|PsycINFO Advanced Tutorial (EBSCOhost 2.0) - William Badke|
Demonstrates advanced search techniques in the PsycINFO database (EBSChost 2.0). Discusses the identification of subject headings either via the item record or the Thesaurus, and how to use these subject headings in subsequent searches.Truncated searching is demonstrated via the use of the asterisk symbol. Also covers the use of hyperlinks in different fields within the item record so users can quickly perform new searches for all materials by the named author or cited references...
Keywords: PsycINFO; EBSCOhost; library; tutorial; database; research; articles; information; literacy